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Urban Air Taxis Closer to Takeoff

Electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, like those sought by Uber Elevate and other aspiring providers in the developing urban air mobility market—on-demand, automated passenger or cargo transportation services, likely operated without a pilot—were a topic of lively discussion at the Helicopter Association International’s Heli-Expo 2019 in Atlanta March 4 through 7. And while the technology is not yet here, it has made noticeable advances in the past year. READ MORE